Melanie S.

Response Rate: 90%
Response Time: Under an hour

Services

Dog Boarding

$50
in the sitter's home
per night

House Sitting

$50
in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

$16
30-minute check-ins
per visit

Dog Walking

$20
30-minute walks
per walk
Cat care, pick-up & drop-off, bathing / grooming

Hosting Preferences

0-15
lbs
16-40
lbs
41-100
lbs
101+
lbs
Additional Preferences
  • Dogs Over 1 Year Old

Traveling Preferences

0-15
lbs
16-40
lbs
41-100
lbs
101+
lbs
Additional Preferences
  • Dogs Over 1 Year Old

Availability

  • Available
  • Unavailable
Melanie can host up to 2 dogs per night.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
House Sitting Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
Dog Walking Cancellation Policy:
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Reviews

9
repeat clients
20 Reviews

Matt D.
Matt D.
Nov 22, 2018
Verified Stay

Melanie took great care (and photos) of my cat for a week and even spent a little extra time with him when he was feeling lonely. Thanks Melanie!

Melanie S.
Melanie S.
Erica F.
Erica F.
Nov 18, 2018
Verified Stay

Melanie was fantastic with my dog, Hudson. I felt great knowing he was being well cared for while I was away. I would definitely have her watch Hudson again.

Melanie S.
Melanie S.
Katherine Z.
Katherine Z.
Nov 9, 2018
Verified Stay

Melanie is great! She is a caring dog sitter.

Melanie S.
Melanie S.

About Melanie

3
years of experience
  • Verified Enhanced Background Check

Home full time - close to parks

I am currently a graduate nursing student but home almost every day of the week, except for Wednesday’s when I am gone until 6 PM. I continue to stay active throughout almost the entire day, usually running along the lakeshore, trying out a new studio class, or finding something new to explore in Chicago. I am looking forward to adding a pet in on my walks or runs though! I am very flexible with ...

Additional Skills
Oral Medication Administration
Senior Dog Experience
Injected Medication Administration
Can provide daily exercise

About Melanie's Home

Lives in an Apartment
Non-Smoking Household
Has No Dogs
Does Not Have a Yard
Has Cats
No Children Present

When Melanie watches your pet

In Melanie's Home

Dogs Allowed On Bed
Potty Breaks Every 4-8 Hours
Dogs Allowed On Furniture

Melanie's Neighborhood

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